The “wheat from the chaff”

August 10, 2011

  • 30 Appeal and Error
  • 30XVI Review
  • 30XVI(G) Presumptions
  • 30k931 Findings of Court or Referee
  • 30k931(6) k. Incompetent Evidence Disregarded.

30 Appeal and ErrorGenerally, during a nonjury trial, it is presumed that the court is able to sift the wheat from the chaff and select only the legal evidence.
In re A.R., 670 S.E.2d 858 (Ga. Ct. App. 2008)

Suggested by Valerie Garber, West Principal Attorney Editor